Calculating Easter, infinity, best fishing

This is an archived issue of our Companion email newsletter.

Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The stormy March is come at last,
With wind, and cloud, and changing skies;
I hear the rushing of the blast
That through the snowy valley flies
William Cullen Bryant (1794–1878)

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
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From Drought to Floods

Atmospheric Rivers: Why California Is Flooding
Who knew Californians might be calling the five dry years of drought “The Good Old Days”? The state is being slammed by flying “Atmospheric Rivers”—rivers in the sky.
Cricket Garden Sculpture

Over a foot long and made of cast iron!

Infinity and Beyond!

Picturing Infinity in Our Universe
The word “infinity” is intriguing, but frustrating. That’s because infinity cannot be visualized. How do you picture it? Let’s explore …
Farm Boy Pail Set | SAVE 24%

Jack and Jill raced up the hill for these decorative pails! Use this pail set for holding floral arrangements or as accent decorations.

Today's Mardi Gras!

Mardi Gras 2020 (Fat Tuesday)
Mardi Gras 2020 is Tuesday, February 25! Why do we celebrate Mardi Gras? Also called Shrove Tuesday or Fat Tuesday, this holiday is associated with delicious foods and revelry. Learn more about this festive holiday!
Farm Fresh Pitcher

Use this small pitcher for flowers or dried herbs or as an accent piece!

How Easter is Calculated

When Is Easter 2020? | How the Easter Date is Determined
Easter 2020 will be observed on Sunday, April 12! Find out how the date of Easter is determined, why the date changes every year, and how the holiday relates to the first full Moon of spring.
Sparrow Rain Gauge | Save 32%

Features a simple yet elegant design crafted in brass.

Best Fishing Days

Best Fishing Days and Times
The best times to fish are when the fish are naturally more active.
Kitchen Dish Towels

Discover our large selection of cotton dish towels with country and farmhouse style!